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afar - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'afar' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Afar [ adv.]
- At, to, or from a great distance; far away; -- often used with from preceding, or off following; as, he was seen from afar; I saw him afar off.

Meaning of 'afar' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . afar [ r]
Meaning (1):
- (old-fashioned) at or from or to a great distance; far
Example in sentence:
  • the Magi came from afar;
  • we could see the ship afar off;
  • we traveled afar

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